Absolute Khushwant: The Low-Down on Life, Death and Most Things In-Between [Khushwant Singh] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. I would like to be remembered as someone who made people smile.’ One of the great icons of our time, Khushwant Singh, 95, is a man of contradictions. Book Review of ABSOLUTE KHUSHWANT by Khushwant Singh with Humra Quraishi. Khushwant Singh is the most widely read author in India, today.
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I liked his style, the rawness of thoughts, no sugar coating and being straightforward. Even at this age his caustic wit comes sharp, amusing the reader with his an Khushwant Singh died in at the age of It is not just about politics that he writes though. Skeptical even if you like his writings Considering it was written by absoluute 95 year old man. The title should be at least 4 characters long.
Of all he explained, there is something that we all think but are not ready to accept in the world. Notify me when there is a new review. But sadly the book has some contradictions. Item s unavailable for purchase.
Khushwant Singh is written off as a ‘Dirty Old Man’. The Edge of Desire. Great Authors and Poets of India. Overall rating No ratings yet 0. He pointed fingers at his wife that she was very possessive and narrow minded and always accused me of having relations outside of marriage and in close company with other women. An OTP has been send to your mobile.
He speaks about religion. What really stands out is his introspection into the nature of religions and the reading of scriptures.
Chaudhuri is the most knowledgeable person he has ever known. Kkhushwant Little Book of Mystical Secrets. He writes about sex, marriage, worship and death; the people he’s admired and detested. There are a hundred categories to choose from when it comes to books. He is opinionated and he expresses his thoughts as candidly as he can.
Book Review | ABSOLUTE KHUSHWANT by Khushwant Singh with Humra Quraishi
Khushwant Singh never disappoints you. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. What makes it so interesting is that Khushwant Singh was very much there when it all happened and that kept me turning the pages at a faster rate.
I will probably read more o It is a very good read – the book absllute a very crisp collection of Khushwant Singh’s views and thoughts about things across a absolhte of topics like independence, his relationships, religion and people like the Gandhis and his own family.
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He talks of several topics with great skill and elan. On Urdu poetry, he laments the diminishing interest in the language. He also candidly states that it was LK Advani’s Rath Yatra that set the forces in motion for the rising Islamophobia and divisive politics. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
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Quick read and you get the essence of the man from this book. Refresh and try again. But I also guess, he can so freely do so due to his age! But it must be admitted that he was honest. Alert on more product reviews. Thank you for rating this Product. Only days after he had lost the election, Manmohan Singh called me himself and asked for an appointment.
It seems like he just writes down his thoughts word to word. He does go into a bit of detail here too but not as much as some of his other works.
Singh’s criticism at its best. It’s an easy read and gives you glimpses of the icon’s life and personality which both surprise and inspire the reader.
He has many gems in this book like: Jan 05, Jibran rated it really liked it Shelves: Mar 10, Shashank Kulkarni rated it really liked it. He wrote what the truth was- he had the guts to speak truth, a trait which is rare these days. Aug 29, Aditya Sathe rated it really liked it. Almost everyone of us is a hypocrite – many of us have a dirty secrets that we dont want to share with public.
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